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Sri Kalabhairavar temple
Moolavar: Kalabhairavar
  Urchavar: -
  Amman / Thayar: -
  Thala Virutcham: -
  Theertham: -
  Agamam / Pooja : -
  Old year: 500-1000 years old
  Historical Name: -
  City: Kallukurikkai
  District: Krishnagiri
  State: Tamil Nadu
  The crowd in the temple would be huge during the Rahukalam time on Sundays (90 minutes dominated by Planet Rahu – dragon’s tail from 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.) and on downward Ashtami days (eighth day from the full moon-poornima day).  
 Temple's Speciality:
  There are two Kala Bhairava idols in the temple. Nandhi (bull vehicle of Lord Shiva) is at the entrance.  
Opening Time:
 The temple is open from 6.00 a.m. to 11.00 a.m. and 4.00 p.m. to 8.00 p.m. 
  Sri Kalabhairavar Temple, Kallukurikkai, Krishnagiri district.  
 General Information:

Sri santhirasudeswarar temple, sri varadaraja perumal temple and sithi vinayaga temple is near by this temple.


People throng the temple praying for remedy from diseases, freedom from poverty and enemies, for marriage and child boon.

Thanks giving:
  Devotees perform Pujas to Bhairava as token of their gratitude on realizing their wishes. 
 Greatness Of Temple:

Sri Bhairava is the Guru-teacher of Saturn. Saturn was worshipping Lord Shiva in Kasi (Varanasi) and performed penance on the Guardian Deity of Kasi Sri Kalabhairava and attained wisdom, according to scriptures.

Of the 64 significant aspects attributed to Sri Kalabhairava, eight are considered important. Trident is His weapon. It is advised that He should be worshipped as Kalabhairava in Kasi and Swarna Bhairava in Chidambaram in Tamilnadu. Sri Bhairava showed his might by simply nibbing the head of Lord Brahmma with His nail.

The temple is situated in a pleasant environment on the banks of Patethalavu Lake between the Anjaneya Hills and Bhairava Hills. Sri Kala Bhairava, the constant guardian of the devotees graces them with all peace of mind and total freedom from the fear of enemies.

  Temple History:

In olden days, Rishis and Munis always used to chant the praise of (Moola Mantra) of Kalabhairava and were free of any fear. According to epigraphic details, the temple was built by the kings who ruled Krishnagiri.

A huge number of villagers belonging to more than hundred villages in the region such as Mammampalli, Pachikanapally, Alapatti, Kallupatti, Nellur, Kollapatti etc. have Kalabhairava as their Family Deity.

A large number of tourists from Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka visit the temple to worship Sri Kalabhairava.

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